income + jobs
Ok, we know that this is stressful to think about. It's perfectly natural to be upset at how COVID-19 has disrupted your livelihood. Many of us are in the same boat; the good news is that there are support resources out there. Let's go over these and get you some help.
WORK + VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS APPLIES TO YOU?
CANADA STUDENT SERVICE GRANT
The Canadian government is launching the Canada Student Service Grant (CSSG) or the “I Want To Help” program, which will give students who choose to participate in national and community non-profit service projects $5000 towards their education in the fall. More details will be released soon.
BC YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
The BC Youth Employment Program provides students, either recently or currently in secondary or post-secondary schooling in British Columbia, with a four-month work placement opportunity with the Province of British Columbia.
GOVT OF CANADA YOUTH JOBS + INTERNSHIPS
Are you looking for a paid work experience in the non-profit sector? Check out the Government of Canada’s Youth Jobs and Internships database and information.
CANADA SUMMER JOBS
Thousands of new jobs for young Canadians aged 15 to 30 are available across the country right now from the Federal Government’s Canada Summer Jobs Program for Youth. New jobs are added regularly, so check back!